Wilson leads No. 12 BYU past Texas State 52-14

first_img Associated Press Tags: BYU Cougars Football/Zach WIlson October 25, 2020 /Sports News – Local Wilson leads No. 12 BYU past Texas State 52-14 Written by FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailPROVO, Utah (AP) — Zach Wilson threw for 287 yards and four touchdowns to lead No. 12 BYU to a 52-14 victory over Texas State on Saturday night.Tyler Allgeier added 77 yards and a touchdown on the ground for the unbeaten Cougars. BYU piled up 579 total yards and 30 first downs on its way to matching the team’s best start since 2008 at 6-0.Fourteen different players caught a pass for the Cougars and 11 had at least one carry.Brady McBride threw for 150 yards and two touchdowns with two interceptions for the Bobcats. Texas State fell to 0-9 against AP Top 25 teams after being held to 267 yards.last_img read more

As King of the Ring tournament makes its comeback, here are the five instances where it took the superstars to greatness

first_img First Published: 15th August, 2019 20:28 IST Just like the other top superstars, King of the Ring tournament also helped in molding HHH’s career as well. This was one of his many triumphant moments. The Game defeated Mankind for the throne and that marked the beginning of what went on to establish ‘The Hunter’ as the ‘King of Kings’. He would not only be one of the top superstars of the Attitude Era but would also become arguably the best heel of that time.1. When Booker T became the ‘King of the World’ (2006): SUBSCRIBE TO US Written By This win was indeed a turning point in Austin’s career. He defeated Jake Roberts in a high-octane match-up. The timing was right for the ‘Texas Rattlesnake’ when he had won this tournament as the top guns including the likes of Shawn Michaels, The Undertaker, Bret Hart, etc. were on top of their game. After this win, Steve never looked back as he became the top star of the Attitude Era.2. When Triple H became the ‘King of Kings’ (King of the Ring 1997): Booker T has been in the industry for three decades. Prior to his career in WWF/E, he was a five-time WCW Champion where he overcame the likes of Goldberg and Sting. However, he got two opportunities for the World Heavyweight Championship but was unsuccessful. He also got a WWE Championship title shot but could not find success there as well. But, he had managed to win the World Tag Team Championship along with Rob Van Dam and also enjoyed a good run as the United States Champion. Nonetheless, a man of his caliber deserved much more than this and his patience was rewarded in 2006 when he beat the hard-hitting Bobby Lashley in the final at Judgement Day. Booker added yet another feather in his cap when he defeated Rey Mysterio a couple of months later at the Great American Bash for the World Heavyweight Championship as he came to be known as the ‘King of the World’.READ: Summerslam 2019: Goldberg’s One-sided Contest Leaves Jack Swagger Furious, Twitter Brawl Ensues Karthik Nair WATCH US LIVE Last Updated: 15th August, 2019 21:34 IST As King Of The Ring Tournament Makes Its Comeback, Here Are The Five Instances Where It Took The Superstars To Greatness The night after Summerslam 2019, commentator Micheal Cole had made an announcement this past Monday night on Raw, that the WWE’s once prestigious ‘King of the Ring’ tournament will be making a comeback It was indeed a dream year for Brock Lesnar. He started creating havoc ever since his debut after Wrestlemania XVIII. He decimated Rob Van Dam in the final to become that year’s tournament winner. This was just the beginning as the ‘Next Big Thing’ became the youngest WWE Champion in a couple of month’s time at Summerslam and then, he would also go on to emerge victorious at the Royal Rumble and Wrestlemania XIX in the following year.4. Bret Hart’s crowning moment of glory (King of the Ring 1993): Bret Hart is one of the legendary as well as the most respected superstars of professional wrestling. This was one of the best matches of the Hitman’s career as well as he fought against a strong Bam Bam Bigelow for the crown. Nonetheless, the Hall of Famer overcame this challenge and grabbed the throne. However, the interesting thing was that Hart’s crowning moment of glory came after fighting three tough superstars in a single night. Prior to his final match against  Bam Bam Bigelow, Bret Hart had overcome Razor Ramon in the quarterfinal and Mr. Perfect in the semi-final.READ: Independence Day Wishes Come In For India From The WWE; John Cena, Roman Reigns & Seth Rollins join In3. Stone Cold Steve Austin becomes a megastar (King of the Ring 1996): There is a reason why King of the Ring is WWE’s one of most premier tournaments. It has provided a big breakthrough for many superstars who have gone on to have successful careers. So, without further ado, let’s take a look at five of the pathbreaking moments.5. Brock Lesnar gets off to a dream start (King of the Ring 2002): COMMENT The night after Summerslam 2019, commentator Micheal Cole had made an announcement this past Monday night on Raw, that the WWE’s once prestigious ‘King of the Ring’ tournament will be making a comeback from next week onwards. The King of the Ring was one of the most sought after pay-per-views in the ’90s and 2000s and in fact, there used to be a special pay-per-view of its name till 2002.  FOLLOW US LIVE TV This year’s King of the Ring participants include 16 superstars i.e. eight from Raw and eight from SmackDown Live. The likes of The Miz, Ricochet, Cedric Alexander, Drew McIntyre, Cesaro, Baron Corbin, Sami Zayn, Samoa Joe (Raw) and Elias, Kevin Owens, Chad Gable, Andrade, Shelton Benjamin, Buddy Murphy, Ali and Apollo Crews (Smackdown Live) will be competing for the throne. As per reports, the final will be held at the next pay-per-view  Clash of Champions on September 15. last_img read more